ADDIVANT APPOINTS NEW SOUTHERN AFRICA DISTRIBUTION PARTNER
Middlebury, CT, USA (May 5th, 2014) – Addivant™ is pleased to announce the appointment of Synetica (Pty) Ltd as its new distributor, agent and working partner for its entire range of polymer additives for the Southern African region. The appointment takes effect from 7 March 2014. The agreement includes all polymer additives which are sold under the trade names:
ANOXÒ, ALKANOXÒ, LOWINOXÒ, LOWILITEÒ, NAUGARDÒ, NDBÒ, OCTAMINEÒ, POLYBONDÒ, ROYALTUFÒ, ULTRANOXÒ AND WESTONÒ.
Sergio Palumbo, Vice President Sales and Marketing, Global Accounts said “We are delighted to partner with Synetica, a company that brings more than 20 years of experience and in-depth knowledge of applications, processing, sales and marketing of polymer additives. Appointing Synetica is another sign of our commitment to the Southern African region”
Charles Biddulph and Tim Cooper, Synetica Directors added, “both companies will join their efforts to effectively serve the existing customer base, and to provide a platform for growth and value creation, by bringing new additive solutions to the local polymer industry.”
Addivant™ is a leading global supplier of antioxidants, intermediates and inhibitors, polymer modifiers, and UV stabilizer solutions. As the only manufacturer to market all major families of stabilizers, Addivant™ offers the widest range of performance-based polymer additives in the industry.
Synetica is a company focused on Inventive Chemistry, bringing solutions and technology to industry, including the polymer industry. Synetica has extensive experience in the field of polymer additives. The addition of Addivant™ to the Synetica portfolio, is complementary to its business of Inventive Chemistry.
The Synetica Directors are: Charles Biddulph, Tim Cooper and Judy Partridge
Photograph from left to right: Thomas Hopfmann (Addivant), Judy Partridge, Tim Cooper
Charles Biddulph (Synetica) and Jean-Patrick Charlot (Addivant)